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Mission Ranch Restaurant

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26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
+1 831-625-9040
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16:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:30
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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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269 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Being a huge Clint Eastwood fan i heard he owned this so i thought i would try.My expectations where not high but i was pleasantly surprised. This is a beautiful restaurant with quality fittings. The menu is typical American restaurant, starters, entrees, salads etc. A great view and reasonable prices. The food was excellent, i ordered the prime rib and... More 

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Vancouver Canada
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a treat to find this treasure of a restaurant. We sat outside under more heaters than I had ever seen on a patio. So comfortable after a big rain. The view was SO beautiful with a magnificent sunset. They have entertainment every night, I think. No reservations so we were at 5 and that was a good thing. The... More 

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Ledbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Managed to sit outside and as such a wait for the restaurant decided to have the bar food. Would highly recommend. View great, crab cakes and burgers delicious and no wait! What more could you want on a Saturday evening!

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Daytona Beach
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went without reservations and were able to get a table on the terrace. The inside was packed, mainly it seemed due to the lively piano bar. Bethany, who I think is the manager, took great care of us. It was pretty cold, but there is plants of the tall heaters to keep you warm. Dinner was very good. My... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having driven up from Malibu along Pacific Coast Highway we were staying at Mission ranch overnight and had pre dinner drinks and dinner in the exceedingly popular Mission Ranch Restaurant - good job we were staying as you can't make reservations for dinner back in the UK but hotel guests get preferential treatment. We had a superb bottle of 2014... More 

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Carmel, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most picturesque views around....classic Carmel restaurant. We have eaten here numerous times, as well as, having our son's rehearsal dinner here. The menu is very diverse, from burgers to fish to roast beef or steak. Sitting on the patio, under the heaters, looking out over the sheep pasture, a glass of wine...it doesn't get much better! And they throw... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great evening to just relax and unwind with a few wines and fine food. Great view looking towards Carmel river. Relaxing piano music.

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Thank Mark F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Sunday Brunch and sat outside on the patio. The view was beautiful! The staff was welcoming and attentive. The buffet was excellent with a great variety of selection. I would highly recommend!

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Los Angeles
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on New Year's Day for dinner. There were 3 of us and the wait wasn't too long for our table in the dining room. While we were waiting we enjoyed the view from the patio, where we watched some deer walk around the field. There were several heaters in the patio, but we opted for a... More 

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San Jose, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here with my parents recently. We ate later about 8pm so unfortunately we did not get to enjoy the view. We ordered both types of ribs and chicken sandwich. All were good, not the best I've ever eaten but decent. Service staff were very friendly. If I was to come again I would probably come when it is bright... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:30
Monday
16:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:30
Thursday
16:00 - 23:30
Friday
16:00 - 23:30
Saturday
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-9040
  • This restaurant is at Mission Ranch

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?